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tortilla soup

(2 ratings)
Recipe by
Lynnda Cloutier
Mission Viejo, CA

I usually add some shredded cooked chicken to this soup.I serve it with sliced avocado on top. Don't know where I got this one, but it's been made lots of times.

(2 ratings)

Ingredients For tortilla soup

  • 4 corn tortillas
  • 1 cup coarsely chopped onion
  • 1 cup each sliced zucchini, and carrots
  • 1/2 cup each chopped tomatoes, green bell pepper
  • 3 1/2 cups chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup tomato sauce
  • 1/2 tsp. salt and 1/2 tsp. pepper
  • 1 cup shredded cheddar cheese

How To Make tortilla soup

  • 1
    Cut tortillas into strips. Heat oil in skillet. Fry strips over medium heat til crisp. Drain on paper towel, set aside.
  • 2
    Put the chopped onions, sliced zucchini and carrots and chopped tomatoes and bell peppers and the chicken broth, tomato sauce and salt and pepper in a pot. Bring to boil. Reduce heat and cover. Simmer 15 minutes. Pour soup into serving bowls. Lay tortilla strips on top of each serving and sprinkle on cheese. Serve hot. Serves 4

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